LibriVox recording of Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. Mary Shelley's 1818 novel presents the Faustian story of a man who aspires to create life out of death, with disastrous results. The novel is constructed as a series of first-person narratives, delivered by Captain Robert Walton, Victor Frankenstein, and his Creature, which makes it perfect for a dramatic reading. (Summary by Elizabeth Klett) Cast Robert Walton: Chuck Williamson Victor Frankenstein: Bob Neufeld Lieutenant: KerrieRae Clarke... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audio, frankenstein, novel, faust, shelley, gothic, horror Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
LibriVox recording of Frankenstein, by Mary Shelley. Read by Caden Vaughn Clegg. Frankenstein begins in epistolary form, documenting the correspondence between Captain Robert Walton and his sister, Margaret Walton Saville. Walton sets out to explore the North Pole and expand his scientific knowledge in hopes of achieving fame and friendship. The ship becomes trapped in ice, and, one day, the crew sees a dog sled in the distance, on which there is the figure of a giant man. Hours later, the crew... ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Gothic, horror, morality, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, literature, Librivox, audiobook Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The 1818 edition of Frankenstein. This version is based on a digitisation by Distributed Proofreaders cross checked against an existing Project Gutenberg text and a new DP digitisation of the 1831 edition. Topics: Frankenstein, 1818
LibriVox recording of Mathilda, by Mary Shelley. Read by Cori Samuel. The finished draft of a short novel by Mary Shelley. Its adult theme, concerning a father's incestuous love for his daughter and its consequences, meant that the manuscript was suppressed by Shelley's own father, and not published until 1959, more than a hundred years after her death. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to... ( 1 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobook, literature, Shelley, tragedy, adult Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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LibriVox recording of Frankenstein (Edition 1831) by Mary Shelley Wollstonecraft. Read by Thomas A. Copeland. A mentally unstable genius, Victor Frankenstein, inspired by the dreams of ancient alchemists and empowered by modern science, creates a humanoid but fails to nurture and educate it after it comes to life. It wanders alone into a hostile world, where fear of its size and ugliness subjects it to violence and ostracism, which in time it learns to blame upon its maker. As compensation for... Topics: librivox, audiobook, genius, creature, experiment, revenge Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
suRRism-Phonoethics is very proud to release the amazing work of Mary Shelley & The Implicit Order! Death is a bored schoolgirl. "now telling the testimonial becomes a strawberry panic - rumbles beyond furniture of trust welcome fact of inspirations, I spill my life to your floor of fruit attacks! decay becomes engaged with peaks of mountains dripping of lust for ike too fly so much of lester’ed times I can’t tell, but now of none it appraise of how much I can fulfill the you i... Topics: electronic, rural, ambient, electronic, backmask, cat king, collaborative: cutters, cutting drone,...